Firefighter Physical Agility Test

The City of North Tonawanda anticipates filling one vacancy in August 2024.  This canvass letter is to gauge candidate interest and also so that candidates can participate in the required physical agility test scheduled for April 26, 2024 and April 27, 2024.  Non-residents are being canvassed so that they may participate in the required physical agility test.  When the eligible list is certified to actually fill the vacancies, only North Tonawanda residents will be certified.  The City will conduct interviews and background checks once the physical agility test has been completed.

Click here to download Physical Agility Test instructions, Medical form, and Qualifying standards.

Recruits are not required to be examined by their personal physician but may be examined by a physician at WNY Occupational Medicine (Lockport); Immediate Care/Urgent Care facilities, etc.  You must bring the completed medical form to the North Tonawanda Fire Headquarters on the day of the test.

If you cannot attend the physical agility test, you must provide written documentation to

Physical Agility Test Waivers are good for one year and can be emailed to